Pete Driezen


Research Assistant Professor, ITC Project, University of Waterloo, Canada

Pete Driezen is a Research Assistant Professor with the ITC Project. He joined the project in 2003 and provides statistical and analytical support for many of the ITC investigators. Pete earned an honours B.Sc. in Health Studies and Gerontology from the University of Waterloo, a M.Sc. in Epidemiology and Biostatistics from the University of Western Ontario, and a Ph.D. from the School of Public Health and Health Systems at the University of Waterloo. He specializes in the statistical analysis of complex survey data, regression modelling, and longitudinal data analysis with an emphasis on generalized estimating equations (GEE). He is also interested in spatial data analysis, small area estimation using survey data, and employing data science methods and tools to support evidence informed health policy.